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Frances Edith Eby

 (1881 - 1942)
Frances Edith Eby was active/lived in California.  Frances Eby is known for painting.

Frances Edith Eby

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Born in California on Dec. 4, 1881. Eby studied at the San Francisco Institute of Art and settled in Oakland after the earthquake and fire of 1906. She was active in the local art scene and a teacher of drawing in the Oakland public schools until her death on April 2, 1942. Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1931; Oakland Art Gallery, 1932-37.

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Death record.

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About  Frances Edith Eby

Born:  1881 - California
Died:   1942 - Oakland, California
Known for:  painting